Archive for July, 2007

A little something to make you smile…

Tuesday, July 31st, 2007

The world’s funniest website and the fastest growing blog phenomenon EVER. I Can Has Cheezburger? Prepare yourself for some kitty hilarity. Then pass it on. And if you were looking for a kid anecdote to make you smile… Being confirmed Northwesterners, and me a born Seattleite, we do a lot of coffee around here. It […]

Ready, set, discuss

Sunday, July 29th, 2007

I got a copy of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows yesterday. Friend and Doc had put in early for a library copy, and then they both cheated and read it online. Thus, I got their library copy much sooner than I would have. I finished the book in seven hours flat. I cannot wait […]

Ane Speaks – she has figured something out

Friday, July 27th, 2007

Ane and I are planning a special project… with Grandma’s assistance, of course. Dolly needs a new dress for church. She has three – four, if you count her jean jumper. The problem is that two of those dresses match dresses that we made for Ane, and apparently, Dolly cannot wear her matching dress if […]

Squirrel, extra crispy & other matters

Thursday, July 26th, 2007

Yes, the transformer boom (and it was a LOUD boom) was caused by a squirrel. Apparently this squirrel-with-a-death-wish sparked off one transformer, electrocuted himself, and shorted out the transformer down the cul-de-sac. The PUD had to fix both transformers. The barbecued body of the squirrel lay on the ground next to the first transformer’s utility […]